FASD & the Justice System

R. v. Blanchard, 2011 YKTC 86 (Cozens J.):  

Sentencing of Aboriginal offender on six offences (breaches, assault) – noted difficulty with groups, group programming - denunciation and deterrence of limited applicability, issue is separation – most offences are non-compliance with court orders and this linked to FASD, safety of community not in issue – time served with probation.